Right wing flaperon arms riveted into place. I'm building plans only so I can drill these to #21 for solid rivets.

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Comment by Michael Chesney on November 28, 2015 at 8:23pm
it looks good...I like the look of solid rivets. Just wondered if there was a specific reason you had. I'm thinking of doing the same in some areas
Comment by Timothy Aanerud on November 28, 2015 at 4:23pm
Scott Ehni says that using solid rivets exclusively on his CH-701 saves about 14 pounds.
Comment by Timothy Aanerud on November 28, 2015 at 4:20pm

 I'm using solid rivets on the wing skeleton.  Why, Because I have them? Maybe I'm trying to save a little weight? Save a little bit of money. No one good reason other than I can.  

Comment by Michael Chesney on November 28, 2015 at 2:19pm

Just curious...what was the rationale for using solid rivets here?

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